[Mesa-dev] Error: unsupported relocations

James Harvey jamespharvey20 at gmail.com
Sat Jun 1 22:19:50 UTC 2019

On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 7:52 PM james harvey <jamespharvey20 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Commit 9baacf3f is: "radeonsi: Refuse to accept code with unhandled
> relocations".
> This has broken ImageMagick for many people using AMD graphics cards.
> See https://github.com/ImageMagick/ImageMagick/issues/1366
> ImageMagick responded: "It looks like this error message is created by
> the mesa driver. I have no idea what causes this message and if there
> is anything what we could do to prevent this from happening."
> And, hasn't responded back for requests for what additional
> information I could tell mesa.
> I see the mesa commit is to prevent GPU hangs, so I'm all for the commit.
> I'm just asking what would need to be done by who to get ImageMagick
> working again, using opencl-mesa.  Using opencl-amd has been a
> workaround for some people.  Not sure if this is something mesa just
> hasn't implemented that opencl-amd has, or if it's something
> ImageMagick needs to do differently.

Ping?  Mesa + ImageMagick convert is broken, affecting lots of people,
but neither project is saying anything.

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